Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, right? Right! Maybe you’re sick of your typical plant-based breakfast. We don’t always want fruit smoothies or oatmeal. That’s when this list will come in handy! Instead of being bored by breakfast and skipping it, opt for some vegan takes on classic favorites like pancakes, breakfast sausages, syrups and vegan bacon strips.

Eat them all together for a huge meal or separately, whichever you choose, we’re sure you’ll learn to love breakfast again. Also, you can make any of these with breakfast recipes from our Food Monster App!



1. Gardein Good Start Meatless Breakfast Pattiesgardein breakfast patties

These Gardein Good Start Meatless Breakfast Patties make the perfect addition to any early morning meal. They’re both healthy and delicious, so you can feel good about giving these meat alternatives to your family. They have 9 grams of protein per serving and combine perfectly on a breakfast biscuit, or drizzled with maple syrup. These patties are made from a blend of soy, wheat, vegetables, and proteins.

Amazon reviewer, Superluckycat said, “Gardein makes the best vegan meat substitutes I’ve had.” Buy these sausage patties for only $3.93!

2. 365 Everyday Value Meatless Breakfast Patties365 meatless breakfast patties

These 365 Everyday Value, Meatless Breakfast Patties are 100% vegan and 100% fantastic. Add these with a side of steaming tofu scramble or make it into a hearty morning sandwich with some cashew cheese melted over the top.

Kate exclaimed, “Best meatless patties EVER!! They disappeared on me for a while and I was devastated! I’ve tried many kinds and these are by far the best!” Buy some for $3.99!



1. LightLife Smart Baconlight smart bacon vegan

These Lightlife Smart Bacon veggie strips are a perfect quick breakfast option. They’re non-GMO verified and totally vegan, so feel free to use them with a variety of scrambles, waffles, pancakes and more. They’re also very low fat!

Amazon reviewer, Did, said, “Just the burst of flavorful seasoned umami one sometimes crave. Authentic, yet can be eaten with a good conscience for the animals, one’s health, and the environment. Love it!” Get some for $3.58!


2. Sweet Earth Hickory and Sage Smoked Seitan Baconseitan bacon


Sweet Earth Hickory and Sage Smoked Seitan Bacon has created a bacon so smoky and authentic, you might have to look at the ingredients twice. These meatless veggie bacon strips have veggie protein, and is certified vegan. Sage and smokiness give this vegan bacon a rich umami flavor that tastes great in a BLT, or on a morning biscuit.


Although expensive, Amazon reviewers say, “This is the best vegan bacon I have ever tried, and it is all natural and contains no MSG, unlike many of the grocery brands. Please lower the shipping cost, though! Then I’ll be able to order from you.” Buy a huge case for $75.00.

Pancake and Waffle Mix:

1. Gourmet Sweet Potato Pancake & Waffle Mix By Rosella Baked Goodssweet potato vegan pancakes


What’s more breakfast-y than a good fluffy waffle and pancake? This Gourmet Sweet Potato Pancake & Waffle Mix By Rosella Baked Goods is made from a sweet potato mix that’s high in fiber, vitamin B6, and rich in vitamin A, C, and E. Whether you want to make pancakes or waffles with this mix, the preparation is the same and it’s equally as easy and quick! Add toppings like syrup, jam, chocolate sauce or vegan butter for an authentic, if not more delicious, feel.

Foots77 said, “Sweet potato pancakes are my favorite! So when I discovered this mix, I knew I had to try it. This is the second time I’ve ordered Rosella’s Sweet Potato Pancake mix. I am so happy to find it on Amazon! The pancakes are really easy to make, they taste great, and they come out fluffy and moist every time.” Get some for $17.98!

2. Enjoy Life Gluten Free Pancake and Waffle Mixenjoy life pancake mix

This Enjoy Life Gluten Free Pancake And Waffle Mix is made with all natural ingredients, and contains 5 grams of plant-based protein per serving! Since they’re so nutrient dense, feel free to have these several times a week. They’re also verified Non-GMO, allergy-friendly, certified gluten-free, vegan and delicious. Add fresh berries and a generous helping of sweet, sticky syrup for the ultimate breakfast.

Amazon reviewer Amanda said, “My 4 year old son is allergic to the top 8 allergens and he loves this pancake mix. We make it with Enjoy Life chocolate chips. My 7 year old daughter has no allergies, but also enjoys the mix, preferring banana pancakes. I like that they are easy to make and something the whole family can enjoy!” Get it for $5.99!


3. Pamela’s Products Gluten Free Sprouted Pancake Mixgluten free pancakes

This tasty Pamela’s Products Gluten Free Sprouted Pancake Mix comes from a top-selling gluten-free brand, that always contains the most natural of ingredients. They’re made with organic sprouted whole grain buckwheat flour, that would taste perfect with slices of banana piled on top.

Reviewer iThinkYou’reFunny said, “These are delightful, fragrant, wholesome, filling, tasty and grain-free. I’m on our 3rd box now and they cook up beautifully. I like to cook ahead for easy, quick meals. I just cooked up a quadruple batch and froze individually. Lots of protein with no sugar-carb post-meal crash – so a wonderful and filling breakfast.” Get a box for yourselves for $6.39!

4. Cherrybrook Kitchen Original Pancake Mixcherrybrook-vegan-pancake-mix

Cherrybrooks Kitchen Original Pancake Mix is the best way to ensure easy-to-prepare, super filling and very fluffy vegan pancakes. Cherrybrook Kitchen mixes are free from the most common food allergens; milk, eggs, peanuts, tree-nuts, and soy. They’re the perfect family breakfast option and you’ll want to keep eating them again and again. Seconds anyone? 

Amazon reviewer JC said, “These pancakes taste every bit as good as “regular” pancakes except they’re way healthier. I ordered 6 boxes!” While Inaru said, “No need to try all the weird dairy-free pancake mixes out there, trust me. This is The One! Real traditional pancake flavor without all the side effects. I have no idea how they do it, I just know I’m grateful. I tried many brands so you don’t have to. These will even fool your kids. And so fluffy!” Get some for $14.00!


1. Lakanto Maple Flavored Sugar-Free Syruplakanto syrup vegan

Make your breakfast even better by drizzling it with sweet maple syrup! That’s what breakfast is truly all about. This Lakanto Maple Flavored Sugar-Free Syrup is tastes and smells like regular maple syrup, without all the added sugar and unknown ingredients. It’s sweetened with monkfruit, which is a superfood. Pour this over any of our pancake options or meat options.

With so many great ratings, it was hard to choice. But C.Gray said, “As good as Grade B maple syrup. Frankly I cannot tell the difference. And while I despise every single sugar substitute out there including monk fruit and erythritol, the maple flavoring somehow masks it well enough that I just cannot tell this isn’t real maple syrup.” Buy it for $10.00!

2. LiOR Organic Pure Date Syrupdate syrup

This easy-squeeze LiOR 100% Organic Pure Date Syrup is sweetened with dates and packed with potassium, iron and magnesium. This can be used in oatmeal, blended into a smoothie, topped on a dessert or drizzled over a fluffy breakfast waffle. Either way you use it, it’s bound to be delicious as it’s a highly rated product.

Amazon reviewer Ringo said, “I’m allergic to honey, so I’m always looking for other similar things to use as an alternative. This stuff is just wonderful. The syrup tastes a lot like dark (grade B) maple syrup, just a bit thicker and fruitier.” Get your own for $8.99!

There you have it! All the vegan breakfast you need and more.

Looking for more vegan food info? Take a look at the Food Monster App. With over 10,000 recipes right in the palm of your hand, you’ll always have something delicious and new to try. It’s available for both Android and iPhone, and can also be found on Instagram and Facebook. Full of allergy-friendly recipes, subscribers gain access to new recipes every day.

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